January 13, 2012 - 9:58am
Jennie Rees, turf writer for the "Courier-Journal," will take home her third Eclipse Award for writing when the awards are handed out January 16.
The Eclipse Awards are considered the Academy Awards of the horse racing industry. The annual Eclipse Awards, presented by the National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA), the Daily Racing Form, and the National Turf Writers And Broadcasters, recognize excellence in the thoroughbred...
November 1, 2011 - 8:15am
Uncle Mo returns to Churchill Downs to attempt the Breeders' Cup Classic this Saturday.
Last year at this time, Uncle Mo was the buzz horse around Churchill Downs, and the morning line favorite, leading into the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile, a race he won by more than four lengths. Once again, Uncle Mo is the topic of much talk around Churchill Downs, and the morning line favorite,...
July 29, 2012 - 6:50pm
There are many Derby parties this Saturday night that will be sure to get some good press, but the first annual Night of Silk Derby Party at the Galt House, will be the talk of Louisville for weeks to come.
 There are many after Derby parties this Saturday that will be sure to get some good press, but the first annual Night of Silk Derby Party at the Galt House, will be the talk of Louisville for weeks to come.  
January 7, 2011 - 9:11am
by Lou
Here are suggestions for local stories the "world's premier comedy theatre and school of improvisation" should tackle during its improv section (yes, Karen Sypher's one of them).
While much of Second City's It Takes a Ville! show at Actors Theatre's (316 W. Main St.) is already written, some of the performance is apparently improv, based on suggestions from the audience.Here then are some of Louisville's best news stories from the past two years you should consider asking...
November 12, 2010 - 9:18pm
Official video from ESPN of the jockey fight after the first Breeders' Cup race today at Churchill Downs.
Jockeys Calvin Borel and Javier Castellano fight after the Breeders' Cup Marathon at Louisville's Churchill Downs.